Checking the bearings with an IR reader and soon to take on water.
Looks great, Smells good and muddy roads.
Passing the North side of Target field after a long wait for the main.
Steaming Light with only 5 cars the 261 needs to ware in it's new bearings
Hitting the supper elevated curve at Benson.
Storming up hill
Dragging loads back from the CN and punching a drift.
CN's Budd RDC is testing the lineament and gauge.
Less then 5 miles from the yard and putting the train away.
Stopping to pick up loads
Cresting a hill something it will do all morning.
Down in a hole heavy in the DB's they will be in run 8 in half a mile.
After setting out cars it's back to track speed.
Pulling a cut of 3 car's to CP's interchange. Made in 1917 and at 96 years old it maybe the oldest Motor running In revenue service. 35 MPH winds and a high of 1º+ made for a cold shoot.
Crossing the Mississippi with a wild set of power CP ex SOO, DME ex MILW, ICE ex IM&RL.